Spring Concert & Awards Banquet Final Reminders

Urgent! Limited Number of Extra Tickets Available for Awards Banquet!!

The awards banquet will be on Friday, April 26 at 6:30 PM at the Marriott on Windward Parkway. A limited number of tickets are still available for $33 each. 

Please contact Ms. Glenn-McVay at (678) 451-0549 or sgmcvay@官方app彩票下载安装gmail.com immediately (by 5 PM this evening – Wednesday, 4/24).

Spring Concert

The concert will begin at 7:00 PM. Students should report in uniform at 6:15 if they are not eating dinner with us.

Symphony Winds, Brass, and Percussion should arrive around 8:15 PM.

Students MUST sign out at the end of the concert for to get their full grade.

Pre-Concert Dinner

If you have RSVP’d to eat, dinner will be served outside of the orchestra room doors at 5:30 PM. Come enjoy some pizza and salad before the concert!

Concert Set-up

Help setting up the stage would be appreciated tomorrow if you can get to 官方app彩票下载安装 early (around 7:50 AM). We need to move chairs, stands, and other equipment to the stage.

Senior Showcase

Seniors must sign up by Friday, April 26 in order to perform at this year’s showcase. If there are not enough performances scheduled, the event will be canceled.

The showcase is scheduled for Tuesday, April 30 at 7:00 PM. All orchestra members must attend!

Superlative Award Voting

If you haven’t voted for your class superlative awards, please do so immediately! You will find the ballots in your Remind text messages or here.

Newsletter 4-18-19

Awards Banquet

This is the absolute final callfor Awards Banquet tickets!! Please pay online with PayPal by 6:00 PM TODAY if you plan on attending the banquet.  Tickets are $33 each and the banquet will be held on Friday, April 26 at the Alpharetta Marriott on Windward Parkway.  http://www./paypal

Movie Night

Tomorrow, Friday, April 19 is MOVIE NIGHT in the orchestra room starting at 6:30 PM. We will be watching Pirates of the Caribbean. Students should have already RSVP’d if they were planning to attend so we could have a correct pizza count. Also, each person should bring some snacks/drinks to share.  Specifics are on the poster in the orchestra room.

Spring Concert

Reminder that our Spring Concert is next Thursday, April 25 at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.  Students should arrive no later than 6:15 PM. 

Weekend Practice

All instruments should go 官方app彩票下载安装 this weekend so that students can practice for the Spring Concert!  Due to the EOC testing schedule next week, we will be limited in our rehearsals next week.

Volunteers and Donations needed for the Concert Café

Parents – we need your help and donations for our wonderful concert cafe. Please to volunteer to work or donate items to bring in!

Pre-Concert Dinner RSVP

Students should complete the pre-concert dinner RSVP if they plan on eating dinner prior to the concert. Dinner will be served starting at 5:30. 

2nd Annual Senior Showcase Concert

Our Senior Showcase Concert will be on Tuesday, April 30 at 7:00 PM.  Come out and support our senior class as they showcase their talents!
Note: All orchestra members are required to attend this concert.

Solo & Ensemble Performances

Students will perform their ensembles for the class on Thursday and Friday, May 9-10.  Solos must be uploaded to the by Sunday, May 12 at 11:59 PM. 

Graduation Ceremony

Due to new time constraints, we have been forced to reduce the size of our graduation orchestra.  For this year only 3rd, 4th, and 5th period orchestras (minus seniors) will be performing for the graduation ceremony. Graduation will be on Thursday, May 23.   Students should reserve the day and evening. Details will follow.

Dates at a glance

April 19 – Movie Nightat 6:30 PM in the orchestra room
April 25 – Spring Concertat 7:00 PM
April 26 – Awards Banquetat 6:30 PM in the Alpharetta Marriott
April 30 – Senior Showcase at 7:00 PM 
May 9-10 – Small Ensemble Performances(during class)
May 15-17 – Senior Final Exams
May 20-22 – Final Exams
May 23 – Graduation Ceremonyand Last Day of School

Newsletter 4-9-19

I hope everyone had a wonderful Spring Break. I was able to catch up on some house projects and enjoyed a few days camping with my boys. The next few weeks in orchestra will be intense, so hang on!

Spring Concert

Our Spring Concert is Thursday, April 25 at 7:00 PM in the AHS Auditorium. Come support the orchestras in their final performance of the year.

We will be performing music from movies and the radio!  Come hear some Queen, Music from Spiderman, Coco, The Incredibles 2, and more!

Spring Concert Dinner RSVP

We will be serving pizza and sides to the students prior to the Spring Concert starting at 5:30 PM.  Students interesting in dining with us MUST RSVP by Monday, April 22.

Awards Banquet

The Annual Orchestra Awards Banquet is set for Friday, April 26 at 6:30 PM at the Alpharetta Marriott on Windward Parkway. Tickets are $33/each. Families are welcome!

Students can turn in the paper banquet reservation form (available in the orchestra room) to the orchestra drop box or simply pay online at http://www./paypal

The deadline to order banquet tickets is Monday, April 15. We cannot accept walk-ins at the banquet.

Student Leadership Application for 2019-官方app彩票下载安装

We are now accepting applications for student leadership positions for 2019-官方app彩票下载安装!

The positions are: 

  • Manager (must be a senior and served on leadership in 18-19) – Oversees and organizes all operations, reports to director
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  • Technology Information – Technology assistance, taking photos, social media)
  • Librarians (1-2 per class) – Sorting, organizing, filing, copying, distributing sheet music & books
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Use this link to view the application:

The due date is Monday, April 15 at 11:59 PM.